Monthly Archives: October 2017

October 13, 2017 – Friday, Arezzo

October 13, 2017 – Friday, Arezzo Italian language class in the morning. After some free time in the afternoon, the van/driver took us high above Arezzo to an organic winery. We were quite melancholy as we looked across the rows … Continue reading

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October 11, 2017 – Wednesday, Arezzo-Cooking Lesson #2

  October 11, 2017 – Wednesday, Arezzo – Chef Lalla #2 Cooking Lesson Italian language class in the morning – Italian cooking class in the evening. Ravioli plus. Click on each picture and/or arrows to read commentary. MOLTO BENE ! … Continue reading

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October 12, 2017 – Thursday, Arezzo- Excursion #2

October 12, 2017 – Thursday, Arezzo- Excursion #2 The van and driver picked us up in the morning for a drive to the northeast to La Verna, where the sanctuary of St. Francis of Assisi is located. The last distance … Continue reading

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October 10, 2017 – Tuesday, Arezzo- Casamonte Excursion #1

October 10, 2017 – Tuesday, Arezzo Excursion #1- Cintosienese Pork Farm We started the day with a walk up to San Francesca, a 13th century church that houses the fresco series “The Legend of the True Cross”. (enlarge the pictures … Continue reading

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October 9, 2017-Monday Evening, Arezzo

October 9, 2017-Monday Evening, Arezzo AndrĂ©a, our driver, picked us up in the van and drove us across town to Chef Lalla’s cooking studio. Little did we know how fabulous this would be. She greeted us with stuzzichini – a … Continue reading

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October 9, 2017 – Monday, Arezzo

October 9, 2017 – Monday Daytime, Arezzo Italian language class in the morning – we have a terrific teacher named Paola who really kept us on our toes practicing practical Italian like arrivederchi, ciao, buon giorno, buona serra etc. She … Continue reading

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October 8, 2017 – Sunday, Arezzo

October 8, 2017 – Sunday – Arezzo, Tuscany, Italy Beth hired a van and driver and we were off for 10 days in Arezzo. After checking in to Hotel L’Aretino, we strolled about the area. We ended up at Piazza … Continue reading

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